Software Support for CompactRIO, CompactDAQ, Single-Board RIO, R Series, and EtherCAT


This document describes the range of software versions required for the aforementioned devices and links to the most recent documentation resources available at the NI Product Documentation Center for each device.


Reference the information on the NI Hardware and Software Operating System Compatibility page to ensure your selected hardware, software, and driver combination is supported on your desired operating system.


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Note: LabVIEW support listed is referencing LabVIEW 32-bit. For LabVIEW 64-bit please confirm compatibility with the documentation. 


Documentation Resources


Most recent documentation for this device



Minimum Software Support


SoftwareFPGA InterfaceScan InterfaceNI-DAQmxEtherCAT (FPGA Interface)EtherCAT (Scan Interface)
LabVIEW FPGA Module     
LabVIEW Real-Time Module     
Device Driver Software     
Other Minimum Software     



NI 9151 R Series Expansion Chassis Compatibility with LabVIEW


Not SupportedSupportedSupported with Performance Limitations*Not Applicable
Notes*  Some devices may experience performance limitations when used with the NI 9151. 


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